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Any FTI Consulting fishes can comment on the efficiency and responsiveness of the immigration law firm? Trying to see if it’s worth my time to jump ship right now

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They have Fragomen. They are alright. I believe they have limited folks assigned to work on FTI and can be slow depending on timing. In general they provide as good a support you can expect from “employers” lawyers.

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